• Hayv Kahraman’s Bodyscreens: Skin, Depth, and Surface 

    Bredemeyer, D. Marselle (2015-08-11)
    Hayv Kahraman is most widely known for her large-scale paintings of pale women with skin like silk and soft clouds of dark black hair. She often draws on her experiences as an émigré from Iraq to represent the challenges ...
  • Subversion of the gaze Degas and the social implications of his Dancers 

    Martin, Lisa Simone, 1980- (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2011-08-10)
    Edgar Degas' portrayal of women has generated particular interest. His subjects were often thought to be women of ill-repute, yet Degas shows them hard at work. I believe that Degas purposefully set out to chronicle the ...